LifeGuard hosts Dr. Alveda King

On Feb. 20, LifeGuard held its 8th annual fundraising banquet at the Fort Lewis College ballroom in Durango, with guest speaker Alveda King, niece of Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Over 200 were in attendance to hear Dr. King encourage all to “stand in the gap” for the protection of the unborn.  Her personal story, as well as years of experience with civil rights and pro-life work provided the basis for an excellent and informative address. S

ince its inception in August 2006, LifeGuard has been dedicated to education for individuals and the public on human reproduction, adoption, the effects of abortion on women and children, strengthening the institution of marriage through Natural Family Planning and promoting civil rights for all people. Life should be protected and honored at all stages and we are here to promote and establish that truth. For more information, visit